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JGR, Jones Announce Season-End Breakup
Friday, 7 Aug, 2020 – 7:49 | Comments Off on JGR, Jones Announce Season-End Breakup
JGR, Jones Announce Season-End Breakup

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
Joe Gibbs Racing and Erik Jones will end their partnership upon conclusion of the 2020 NASCAR Cup Series schedule, a “Silly Season” decision announced in a joint statement on Thursday.
Jones, …

Jeff Burton Talks Loudon, TMS, Family And TV
Sunday, 2 Aug, 2020 – 10:29 | Comments Off on Jeff Burton Talks Loudon, TMS, Family And TV
Jeff Burton Talks Loudon, TMS, Family And TV

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
Once upon a restrictor plate, Jeff Burton led every lap of a NASCAR Cup Series race on a strange, early autumn Sunday afternoon in Loudon, N.H.
The events surrounding the Dura …

NASCAR Nation Loses A Trio Of Giants
Monday, 27 Jul, 2020 – 7:50 | Comments Off on NASCAR Nation Loses A Trio Of Giants
NASCAR Nation Loses A Trio Of Giants

By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
In less than a month, NASCAR has lost three of its icons – Dr. Rose Mattioli, Bob Bahre and Maurice Petty. 
Their personalities made them unique, but their contributions to motorsports …

Dillon Answers ‘Haters’ With Victory In Texas
Wednesday, 22 Jul, 2020 – 8:52 | Comments Off on Dillon Answers ‘Haters’ With Victory In Texas
Dillon Answers ‘Haters’ With Victory In Texas

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
FORT WORTH, Texas – Austin Dillon did his “pop-pop” proud, and zinged his critics, after leading a 1-2 sweep for Richard Childress Racing in Sunday’s 24th annual O’Reilly Auto Parts …

NASCAR Could Be In For ‘Miserable’ Day At TMS
Sunday, 19 Jul, 2020 – 8:22 | Comments Off on NASCAR Could Be In For ‘Miserable’ Day At TMS
NASCAR Could Be In For ‘Miserable’ Day At TMS

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
FORT WORTH, Texas – NASCAR Cup Series driver Chris Buescher, a native of Prosper, says it’s very simple to describe a sunny July afternoon anywhere in Texas.
“It’s just miserable. Miserably …

Elliott Joins His Father In Racing History Books
Thursday, 16 Jul, 2020 – 7:28 | Comments Off on Elliott Joins His Father In Racing History Books
Elliott Joins His Father In Racing History Books

By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
BRISTOL, Tenn. – Only twice since NASCAR’s All-Star race made its debut in 1985 has the event been held someplace other than Charlotte Motor Speedway and on both occasions the …

Kentucky’s The Place of Custer’s First Stand
Monday, 13 Jul, 2020 – 8:14 | Comments Off on Kentucky’s The Place of Custer’s First Stand
Kentucky’s The Place of Custer’s First Stand

By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
NASCAR Cup rookie Cole Custer kept using the words “unbelievable” and “unimaginable” when describing his first-ever series victory in the Quaker State 400 at Kentucky Speedway.
And why shouldn’t he? Until …

Johnson Tests Positive for Covid-19
Friday, 3 Jul, 2020 – 18:30 | Comments Off on Johnson Tests Positive for Covid-19
Johnson Tests Positive for Covid-19

NASCAR announced on Friday the seven-time Cup champion Jimmie Johnson has tested positive for Covid-19 and will not compete in Sunday’s Brickyard 400 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
Johnson will be replaced in No. 48 Hendrick Motorsports …

Penske In Spotlight As Racing Returns To Indy
Friday, 3 Jul, 2020 – 13:44 | Comments Off on Penske In Spotlight As Racing Returns To Indy
Penske In Spotlight As Racing Returns To Indy

By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
Roger Penske’s life has been filled with momentous events, but for the 83-year-old international businessman nicknamed “The Captain” this year’s Fourth of July weekend will no doubt be one of …

The Harvick-Hamlin Show Was Boffo At Pocono
Monday, 29 Jun, 2020 – 9:06 | Comments Off on The Harvick-Hamlin Show Was Boffo At Pocono
The Harvick-Hamlin Show Was Boffo At Pocono

By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
LONG POND, Pa. – Since NASCAR resumed its 2020 season in mid-May, Denny Hamlin and Kevin Harvick have dominated victory lane with Pocono Raceway’s doubleheader weekend merely reinforcing the two …